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Refuge (Jackson's Crossing) was a small rural community built around the Refuge Baptist Church at the intersection of Table Rock Creek and the Old Georgetown Road in southern Coryell County. Little else is known about the community. Residents were forced to relocate when the Fort Hood military reservation was established in the early 1940s.

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Vivian Elizabeth Smyrl | © TSHA

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Adapted from the official Handbook of Texas, a state encyclopedia developed by Texas State Historical Association (TSHA). It is an authoritative source of trusted historical records.

Belongs to

Refuge is part of or belongs to the following places:

Currently Exists


Place type

Refuge is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Jackson's Crossing)


Latitude: 31.24850290
Longitude: -97.83780060

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated